ILA News

ILA Locals Throughout Canada Launch ILA Canadian Joint Council and Hold Inaugural Meetings in St. John’s, Newfoundland With ILA and ACD Executive Officers

ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND, (CANADA) – (August 8, 2018) Canadian ILA members join with International and Atlantic Coast District officers at the inaugural meeting of the ILA’s Canadian Joint Council, representing all ILA Locals in Canada. ILA’s General Organizer John D. Baker (third from left) and ILA’s Assistant General Organizer James Paylor (sixth from left) represented …

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International Vice President Charles Montgomery From Port of Houston Says U.S. Tariffs on Steel Failed in 2002 and Will Again in 2018 Cripple American Economy and Cost ILA Jobs

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (August 1, 2018)  International Vice President Charles Montgomery from the Port of Houston knows first-hand that President Donald Trump’s tariffs on imported steel and aluminum are destined to fail, will disrupted U.S. commerce and cost ILA members their jobs. History is not on President Trump’s side when it comes to tariffs. …

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ILA Man-Hours Threatened as Trade Wars Over Tariffs Takes Effect

At the recent ILA’s South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District Convention in Florida, delegates heard from John D. Foster, Chairman of the American Institute for International Steel who warned ILA members that President Donald Trump’s tariffs on foreign imports could have grave consequences on ILA man-hours at many ports. Trump’s short sighted and lame attempt …

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Alan Robb Re-elected President of the South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District; Five Other Executive Officers Re-elected Along With 20 District Vice Presidents

MIAMI BEACH, FL – (July 19, 2018) Alan Robb was re-elected President of the South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District at the conclusion of the 91st Convention at the Fontainebleau Hotel in South Florida. All other Executive Officers were returned to office by delegates representing ILA ports from North Carolina to Texas. Also re-elected to …

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